Lasell College Admission RequirementsNewton, Massachusetts
Chances of getting into Lasell College
|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
How hard is it to get into Lasell College and can I get accepted? The school has a 80% acceptance rate ranking it #56 in Massachusetts for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 2,537 out of 3,180 applicants were admitted making Lasell College an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. Academically, it has moderate requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 70 percent. Lasell College typically accepts and attracts "B-" average high school students. Only 15% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
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Lasell College SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT55%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||490|
|SAT Math 25th||490|
|SAT Composite 25th||980|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||590|
|SAT Math 75th||580|
|SAT Composite 75th||1170|
|Average SAT Score||1080|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Lasell College?
Lasell College typically requires applicants to be in the top 64 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 980 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 880. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1080 out of 1600. The school ranks #34 in Massachusetts for highest average SAT composite score. 55 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school. Note: SAT scores presented on this page have been adjusted upwards per the College Board's concordance tables for test takers after March 2016.
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1170 and Above||Good||>87%|
|1075 to 1170||Avg +||80%-87%|
|980 to 1075||Avg -||70%-80%|
|885 to 980||Reach||58%-70%|
|Less than 885||Low||<58%|
Lasell College ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT7%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||N/A|
|ACT Math 25th||N/A|
|ACT Composite 25th||16|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||N/A|
|ACT Math 75th||N/A|
|ACT Composite 75th||25|
|Average ACT Score||20|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Lasell College?
Admission data indicates that Lasell College regularly accepts students with ACT's of 16 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 75 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 12 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 20 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 25 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #39 in Massachusetts for highest average ACT composite score. 7 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Lasell College.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|25 and Above||Good||>88%|
|20 to 25||Avg +||80%-88%|
|16 to 20||Avg -||71%-80%|
|12 to 16||Reach||61%-71%|
|Less than 12||Low||<61%|
Avg. High School GPA2.83
Typical High School GradesB-
You can get into Lasell College with slightly below average high school grades. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Lasell College was 2.83 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B- students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #52 in Massachusetts for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 2.83 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Lasell College accepts 80% of all applicants.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.50 to 3.75||8%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.50||12%||Good|
|3.00 to 3.25||14%||Avg +|
|2.75 to 3.00||30%||Avg +|
|2.50 to 2.75||24%||Avg -|
|2.25 to 2.50||5%||Reach|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||15%||15%||15%|
Applications are DueSep 1, 2020
Days left to Apply93
Applicants have 93 days left until the Fall 2020 term applications are due on Sep 1, 2020.
Seniors, these are the SAT and ACT test dates you can still sit for a test and send your results to Lasell College before the Sep 1 application deadline.
|SAT Test Date||Scores Available|
|Jun 6||Jul 15|
|ACT Test Date||Scores Available|
|Jun 13||Jun 23|
|Jul 18||Jul 28|
What are the requirements for admission to Lasell College and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Neither required nor recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Required|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||Yes|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=166391 IPEDS survey data for Lasell College.
Frequently Asked Questions
55% of students submit their SAT scores to Lasell College. 7% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
80% of those who apply are granted admission to Lasell College. Admission competition is and the college has moderate admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 980 and 1170. 55% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.